IT Integration Expert - SAP PI/PO/CPI
At Lonza Specialty Ingredients (LSI), we combine technological innovation with world-class manufacturing and regulatory excellence. We are a leader in Microbial Control Solutions and chemical technologies used in various applications including hygiene and home care. Today, these solutions are more critical than ever to maintain the hygiene and safety of hospitals, homes, schools, and offices across the world. Our Specialty Chemical Services business provides composite materials for technically demanding industries and performance intermediates & chemicals. Our Custom development and manufacturing team has already brought more than 1,000 unique solutions to life for their customers.
We are a highly dynamic group of 3,000 employees in more than 21 countries around the world. For us, performance, collaboration, passion and care are fundamentals. Are YOU someone who CARES about finding unique solutions for customers, who is PASSIONATE about making a difference? We are looking for talent who embrace COLLABORATION and are motivated by a PERFORMANCE culture.
LSI is looking for an IT Integration Expert in the area of SAP PI/PO/CPI supporting our IT department located in Basel or in Visp, Switzerland.
You act as IT delivery manager supporting electronic data exchange, cloud integration and process automation. You enforce standardization, harmonization, documentation, quality control and validation of deployed solutions. You gather internal business requirements and design, configure, customize, test as well as deploy IT applications in the context of projects and change requests. You implement integration mappings and are able to understand ABAP software code in connection with proxy and IDOC. You oversee and manage IT integrations provided by external parties and ensure adherence with Lonza standards and guidelines. You provide IT support for complex incidents and problems (3rd level support).
Act as EDI and cloud integration coordinator towards internal and external partners. Inform, consult and advise IT and business teams with regards to process integration solutions. Deal with escalations and manage the expectations.
Coordinate the implementation of functionalities relevant to SAP process integration. Contribute to the overall resource planning and staffing of IT Integration projects. Control knowhow transfer of deployed solutions into the service center organization to transfer 1st and 2nd level support. Organize availability of resources for 3rd level subject matter expert support.
Work in IT projects as subject matter expert. Identify user requirements, work out concepts and specifications, moderate workshops, coordinate tasks and evaluate implementation cost and timing. Configure and customize systems, contribute to testing activities, training documentation as well as data migration tasks.
Manage the development service: partner with SAP PO development providers, train them in terms of Lonza standards and guidelines, perform the hand-over of technical specifications, advice and monitor the realization of software programming, perform technical quality control of deliverables.
Develop critical integrations and/or cover SAP PO development for non-outsourced programming services. Actively contribute to the continuous improvement of Lonza custom IT business applications.
Provide support for critical IT incidents. Coordinate development support for IT incidents and problems.
Expertise in a specific IT setting such as SAP PI/PO, SAP CPI is plus
System development knowhow (ABAP, JAVA) is an advantage
Knowledge in XML, SOAP, J2EE, workflow, middleware and web-technologies
Good understanding of the business processes and concepts being used, experience with ITIL is a plus
Strong ability to structure, pragmatically scope, and solve abstract and complex problems
Solution-oriented and strongly team-minded
Experience delivering impactful solutions to complex business problems in a dynamic and changing environment
Very good communication skills in English, German is plus
A major part of the heritage of LSI is being able to deliver unique solutions to our customers. Being the driving force behind this approach – listening, asking, understanding to match the right elements in a new way has been an inherent part of our day-to-day business. Always with the goal to enable a competitive advantage for each customer with a specific product, package or solution. What makes YOU different?